American soprano Pamela Armstrong, who makes her Seattle Opera debut in Don Giovanni, has sung Donna Anna in Turin, Bordeaux, and Marseille. She has also sung Donna Anna at New York City Opera, where her roles have included Magda in Puccini’s Rondine, Violetta in Verdi’s Traviata, and the Countess in Richard Strauss’s Capriccio. Armstrong made her Metropolitan Opera debut as Mimì in Puccini’s Bohème in 2001 and returned in 2003 as Micaëla in Bizet’s Carmen. The same year, she made her Spanish debut in La rondine in Oviedo. In 2006, she sang her first Arabella in Richard Strauss’s Arabella in Toulouse, as well as Rosalinde in Johann Strauss, Jr.’s Fledermaus at Glyndebourne. In May 2007, Armstrong performs in San Diego as the Countess in Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro, a role she has sung with Vienna Staatsoper and New York City Opera, and in Toulouse, Paris, Los Angeles, Houston, and Trieste. Other upcoming engagements include Elvira in Bellini’s Puritani in St. Louis, her first performances of Massenet’s Thaïs in Oviedo, her first Constanze in Mozart’s Entführung aus dem Serail in Houston, and Magda for Michigan Opera Theatre.